Due to essential maintenance, Blackboard will be unavailable between 0100 – 0300 GMT on Sunday 16th November 2014.
Access to Blackboard was interrupted twice today. The first time was around half past eleven Aston's Blackboard is down. Blackboard Managed Hosting are aware and are investigating the cause cc @isa_helpdesk — VLE Aston University (@VLEAston) November 4, 2014 Access … Continued
Blackboard have advised us to disable notifications as they affect the performance of the system We currently have no ETA as to when/if they will be available.
http://t.co/Htfq7Rn65I is down. Blackboard Managed Hosting are aware and investigating the cause. pic.twitter.com/tI2NTuxZ8r — VLE Aston University (@VLEAston) October 27, 2014 Update Access has been restored.
Blackboard does not log student activity if they are using Blackboard Lite in the Aston App. This means they could be flagged by the Retention Center as not accessing the course, even though they are.
Due to essential maintenance, Blackboard may be disrupted overnight between midnight and 0100. — VLE Aston University (@VLEAston) September 29, 2014
The upgrade to the April 2014 release of Blackboard broke the SignUp Lists. We’ve installed the latest version of the building block and the feature is available once more. For instructions on creating new SignUp lists, see the updated instructions. … Continued
If you try to export a SignUp list, it will fail with an error. Depending on what you were planning on doing with the data, you may have some success in selecting the table in your browser, and pasting it … Continued
Clicking the maximise button – so you can use the full width and height of your browser to mark an assignment – doesn’t use the full height of your browser.
Over the last couple of weeks we have been working on up dating all of the Blackboard tutorials. This was a substantial amount of work that I’m pleased to announce has now been completed. All the tutorials are now correct … Continued